eventyr

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From late Old Norse æfintýr, from Middle Low German eventūr, eventūre, from French aventure (adventure).

Noun[edit]

eventyr n (singular definite eventyret, plural indefinite eventyr)

  1. adventure
  2. fairy tale, folktale

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From late Old Norse ævintýr, ævintýrr.

Noun[edit]

eventyr n (definite singular eventyret, indefinite plural eventyr, definite plural eventyra or eventyrene)

  1. an adventure
    Er du klar til nye eventyr?
    Are you ready for new adventures?
  2. fairy tale (a folktale)
  3. something exceptionally great

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From late Old Norse ævintýr, ævintýrr.

Noun[edit]

eventyr n (definite singular eventyret, indefinite plural eventyr, definite plural eventyra)

  1. an adventure
  2. fairy tale (a folktale)
  3. something exceptionally great

References[edit]